Health Communications has another national bestseller in what is proving to be one of the most successful book series this decade; total copies in print for the Chicken Soup Books -- 21 titles in all -- is 33 million, and that d s not include the Spanish-language edition or Chicken Soup for Little Souls. The newest one-million-copy bestseller is Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul II, published October 15. Its predecessor is still on the PW's charts, marking its 72nd week on our list; total copies in print for that book stand at about 3.8 million. Health Communications has also published a companion book, Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul Journal, with a 200,000-copy first printing.
Volume 244 Issue 43 10/26/1998